1932 – Jan Tomás Forman or Milos Forman, born on the 18th of February in Cáslav, Czechoslovakia. He is an actor, screenwriter, professor and two-time Academy Award-winning film director. 1968 – When the USSR and its Warsaw Pact allies invaded the country to end the Prague Spring, he was in Paris negotiating for the production ..
1948 – Born in Carlisle, England on the 28th of February. 1988 – He made his feature film debut with the low budget Stormy Monday. 1990 – He initially made a splash in America in the with the gritty thriller Internal Affairs that helped to revive the career of Richard Gere. 1995 – Directed movies ..
1958 – Born on June 17th in Cumberland, Rhode Island. American director, producer and screenwriter. 1994 – With Bobby serving as co-producer and co-writer, Dumb and Dumber became a blockbuster hit, confirming Jim Carrey’s comic superstar status and introducing movie audiences to the Farrelly mix of gleeful vulgarity and romantic sweetness. 1996 – Bobby joined ..
1946 – Rainer Werner Fassbinder, born on the 31st of May in Bad Wörishofen, West Germany. He was amotion-picture and theatre director, writer, and actor who was an important force in postwar West German cinema. His socially and politically conscious films often explore themes of oppression and despair. 1962 – Left school at age 16 ..
1924 – Born on April 13th in Columbia, South Carolina. American choreographer, movie director and producer. 1941 – Stanley Donen attended dance classes and debuted on Broadway at age 17. 1948 – Married to Jeanne Coyne. 1949-1952 – He got the chance to direct the musicals On the Town, Singin’ in the Rain, and Love ..
1908 – Edward Dmytryk, born on the 4th of September in Grand Forks, British Columbia, Canada. He was an American film director who was amongst the Hollywood Ten, a group of blacklisted film industry professionals who served time in prison for being in contempt of Congress during the McCarthy era red scare. 1939 – At ..
1902 – Born on July 7th in Sora, Latium, Italy. Italian movie director. 1923 – Made his screen debut while still in his teens, joining a stage company. 1940-1942 – He turned to directing, making comedies in a similar vein, but with his fifth film ‘The Children Are Watching Us’, he revealed hitherto unsuspected depths ..
1944 – Born on the 17th of November in Neptune, New Jersey. He is an Emmy Award-winning American actor, director, and an Oscar-nominated producer. 1961 – He boarded at Oratory Preparatory School, in Summit, New Jersey, and graduated. 1978 – 1983 – First gained prominence for his portrayal of "Louie De Palma" on the popular ..
1931 – Born on June 5th in Pontchâteau, Loire-Atlantique, Pays-de-la-Loire, France. French director best known for his romantic musical-comedy films. 1952-1957 – Was an assistant to animator Paul Grimault and to director Georges Roquier. 1962 – Married to Agnes Varda. 1972 – Directed the following films: The Pied Piper, Donkey Skin, The Young Girls of ..
1929 – Born on the 19th of February in Lyon. 1952 – Deray played minor roles on the stage and screen through, when he became an assistant director working with Jean Boyer, Gilles Grangier, Luis Buñuel, and Jules Dassin, among others. 1960 – He made his own directorial debut with Le Gigolo. 1969 -His reputation ..